Michael Bertin Convenes a Record-Breaking PBA Family Law Section Meeting
We congratulate our family law attorney and Chair of the Family Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, Michael Bertin, for successfully convening the 2020 PBA Family Law Section Winter Meeting (January 17-19, 2020). The historic event, held in Hershey, PA was attended by record number of approximately 350 participants. The meeting focused on the past and the future, honoring the 40th anniversary of the Pennsylvania Divorce Code, the major milestones in family law since 1980, as well as modern issues confronting family law. As PBA Family Law Section Chair, Michael worked with the Section’s Program Committee as well as other members of the PBA to bring this all together, and directed all stages of the planning and executing of the event.
Michael is the Chair of the Family Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. He is listed in Best Lawyers in America and has published over one hundred articles. Bertin co-authored the book on Pennsylvania child custody law “Pennsylvania Child Custody Law, Practice, and Procedure”, used by judges and lawyers across the state as a reference. Bertin is a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and has an active family law practice. He handles all phases of the negotiation and litigation of domestic relations cases, including divorce, custody, support, alimony, property distribution, prenuptial agreements and related issues. Bertin also serves as chair of Obermayer’s Pro Bono Committee.